According to reports, the aliens ate kebabs and roasted vegetables in the fan zones, a little drinking, not riding public transportation and the city's preferred trip to mezhigorie.
As told by the President of the Association of restaurateurs Olga Nasonova, foreign tourists preferred street food. Moreover, in a cafe in the center of Kiev there was an outflow of visitors to 20-25% in comparison with the usual period. Average check a guest of the contest – to $10.
"Wealthy people in Eurovision do not go. Mostly ordered salads, cream soups, meats, dumplings and dumplings. Soup, bacon rolls, we tried it once, it's too incomprehensible and fatty foods. But earned vendors selling street food in the fan zones, as well as supermarkets near the metro and IEC," said Nasonova.
For its part, the head of the Association of small hotels and apartments Dmytro Zaruba said that "Eurovision" came tourists "without much money", and they settled mainly in hostels in the city centre. Download of such units in may grew by only 25% compared to the previous years. As for hotels, they mostly lived of team-participants.
"But to talk about earnings hoteliers do not have to — 15 thousand tourists paintings are not made", – said Zaruba.
Earlier it was reported that Kiev hotel twice raised the price of the contest "Eurovision-2017".